/ Category / Oil & Gas

NTSB Issues Urgent Recommendations Calling For Improved Rail Tank Cars to Carry Flammable Liquids Such as Crude Oil and Ethanol

April 7, 2015 - in Corporate, Oil & Gas, Rail

April 6, 2015—The National Transportation Safety Board today issued four urgent recommendations calling for more robust and fire-resistant rail cars to be produced to safely carry flammable liquids such as crude oil and ethanol. In its recommendations, the…

Looking to Space to Quantify Natural Gas Leaks on Earth

March 24, 2015 - in Corporate, Oil & Gas, Sensors

DENVER, March 24, 2015 — The recent increase in natural gas production could provide a bridge to a lower carbon future because it generates half the…

Boston’s Leaky Pipes Release High Levels of Heat-Trapping Methane

January 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Oil & Gas

Cambridge, Mass., Jan. 22, 2015—Imagine if every time you filled your car with gas, a few gallons didn't make it into the tank and instead spilled…

Exprodat Announces First ArcGIS Pro Training Course for Petroleum

December 11, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Oil & Gas

Exprodat, the oil and gas ArcGIS Platform specialist, has launched the petroleum industry’s first training course for ArcGIS Pro, Esri’s soon-to-be released new ArcGIS for Desktop application. Building on their extensive knowledge and experience of implementing…

Avista Improves Regulatory Compliance by using Esri’s ArcGIS for Mobile

November 24, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance, Oil & Gas

Redlands, Calif., Nov. 20, 2014—Avista Utility, serving nearly 326,000 northwestern US gas users, started using a mobile leak-survey app last month to improve the company's auditing records, resulting in stronger data and faster service. The leak survey…

Peoples Natural Gas Standardizing Technologies with Esri

October 9, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Maintenance, Modeling, Oil & Gas

REDLANDS, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014—Peoples Natural Gas (PNG) is taking steps to further streamline utility service to 700,000 homes and businesses in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Kentucky. The prominent utility provider signed an enterprise license agreement…

Tupras Deploys AVEVA Integrated Engineering and Design Solutions Across National Refineries

September 29, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Modeling, Oil & Gas

ISTANBUL, Turkey, Sept. 29, 2014—Today AVEVA announced that Tupras, Turkey’s largest Owner Operator in the oil & gas industry, is investing extensively in AVEVA software technology following an intensive evaluation process.  AVEVA Everything3D (AVEVA…

Bentley Releases MOSES V7.1 for Floating Offshore Structures

entley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today released MOSES V7.1 software for the hydrostatic and hydrodynamic analysis of offshore platforms and vessels. MOSES…

PG&E Fined $1.4B for 2010 Gas Line Blast

September 2, 2014 - in Energy, Maintenance, Oil & Gas, Projects

The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today issued four decisions by two Administrative Law Judges in connection with its investigations of Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) operations and practices related to gas transmission, including…

Platts Releases 2014 Edition North American Natural Gas System Map

July 25, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Energy, Oil & Gas

Platts, a leading global energy, petrochemicals, metals and agriculture information provider, has enhanced its cartographic portfolio with the release of the 2014 North American Natural Gas System Map - a complete view of the U.S. and Canadian natural gas…